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Can two operating systems co-exist on one partition?

Can we have NT WKS and 2000 installed on the same partition?
It's not a good idea to install two Windows operating systems on the same partition. The files stored outside of the system folder in Program Files have the same names but are not binary compatible.
This was first published in August 2001

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